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God was behind the process of scripture by providentially preparing certain individuals throughout their lives for a special occasion and specific agenda. The Bible writers were in complete control of their faculties and minds fully engaged in the writing. They wrote in the language and vocabulary of ancient near eastern culture. It was written for us not to us and we can make no assumption of advanced or exhaustive knowledge outside of specific revelation.

What does the Church say?  What do the Fathers say?  St. Thomas?  Other saints?